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Great Barrier Reef Overcapture

Great Barrier Reef Overcapture

Diver Phill Gordon captured this incredible, but all too short footage of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef using his GoPro Fusion 360º camera, switching into “overcapture” mode to produce a spherical projection of the fish as they swim around his fellow undersea explorers.

Lighting by Drone

Lighting by Drone

We’ve seen before how strapping bright LEDs to a drone can create a sweet UFO-like effect. Brooklyn Aerials used a 1600-watt light attached to a Freefly ALTA 6 drone in a different way – to illuminate the fall foliage in sharp contrast the the darkness of night.

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Fujifilm GFX 50R

Fujifilm GFX 50R

The Fujifilm GFX 50R mirrorless camera is significantly lighter and thinner than its predecessor, the GFX 50S. It has a 51.4MP CMOS medium format sensor, a weatherproof body, an EVF, a more durable shutter, and Bluetooth file transfer.

Atom Smartphone Gimbal

Atom Smartphone Gimbal

The Atom is a 3-axis gimbal for smartphones that folds down to nearly half its size when not in use. It also has a button for switching between landscape and portrait modes, a programmable slide button, 360º rotation, and lets you charge your phone while it’s docked.

GoPro Hero7 Black

GoPro Hero7 Black

The GoPro Hero7 Black boasts “Hypersmooth,” an amazing electronic image stabilization technology that keeps the footage incredibly steady when shooting at 60fps or 30fps. It also features a more user-friendly interface that can also be used in portrait mode.

Lumapod Tripod

Lumapod Tripod

The Lumapod is the perfect tripod for travelers and casual photographers. It use Kevlar guy wires to stretch out to form a tripod in just 4 seconds. It can be used with smartphones, GoPros, mirrorless cameras and DSLRs. It doubles as a selfie stick and a monopod.

LitraTorch

LitraTorch

The LitraTorch provides up to 800 lumens of steady light and 2200 lumens of strobe light in a compact cube. It has a variety of mounting options – a clip, a tripod mount and a magnet – and is waterproof, dustproof, and shockproof. It also works with GoPro mounts.

Spry Waterproof Drone

Spry Waterproof Drone

Swellpro’s Spry is a drone that can float on water and even dive briefly. Its remote control is also waterproof. It flies for up to 17 min per charge and goes up to 43 mph. It can take up to 4K/30fps videos and 12MP photos and has electronic image stabilization.

Canon EOS R

Canon EOS R

Canon’s first full-frame 35mm mirrorless camera. The EOS R’s RF mounting system is a 54mm diameter lens mount that allows for large rear elements mounted up close to the 30.3MP CMOS sensor. It also has optional mount adapters for EF and EF-S lenses.

Polaroid OneStep+ Camera

Polaroid OneStep+ Camera

The Polaroid OneStep+ Instant Camera is fun to use on its own, but it shines when used with its companion app. The app lets you use noise triggers, a self-timer, double exposure, remote trigger and fiddle with settings in manual mode. The camera also has a portrait lens.

Phase One XF IQ4

Phase One XF IQ4

Phase One’s upcoming XF IQ4 camera system has a 151-megapixel backside illuminated CMOS sensor for large-scale printing or detailed cropping. It also offers USB-C, Ethernet and wireless tethering for a variety of control and transfer options.

Sony SF-G Tough SD Cards

Sony SF-G Tough SD Cards

Sony’s upcoming SF-G Tough SD cards are made for extreme environments. They have a one-piece construction that allows them to be incredibly resistant to bending and have no small parts that can break. They are also resistant to water and dust.

DJI Mavic 2 Pro & Zoom

DJI Mavic 2 Pro & Zoom

The upgrade to DJI’s stellar Mavic foldable photography and video drone comes in two variants. The Mavic 2 Pro has a 20MP Hasselblad camera, while the Mavic 2 Zoom has a 12MP camera that can switch from wide to telephoto on the fly.

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Yuneec Mantis Q Drone

Yuneec Mantis Q Drone

Yuneec’s Mantis Q looks like a great new affordable, user-friendly drone. It weighs only about 1 lb and can be folded when not in use. Its battery lasts up to 33 min. per charge. It can shoot 4K/30 or stabilized 1080p/60 video, and can be operated via voice commands.

The Great Haboob Chase

The Great Haboob Chase

Back in July, 2018, photographer Mike Olbinski set out on a quest to hunt down a dust storm (aka a “haboob”) that was headed for the Arizona desert. After about 3-1/2 hours of storm chasing he managed to capture about 5,000 frames of the epic dust cloud.

Venus Laowa Macro Probe Lens

Venus Laowa Macro Probe Lens

This unusual lens lets you get up close and personal with nature thanks to its proboscis-like design. The 24mm F/14 macro lens has a teensy waterproof and dustproof lens tip, an LED ring light. It offers impressive depth-of-field, and is designed for both video and still images.

Fujifilm XF10 Camera

Fujifilm XF10 Camera

The Fujifilm XF10 is for those who love to share photos online. It weighs under 10oz and has a 24.2MP CMOS sensor, a 3″ touchscreen LCD, a built-in square photo mode, wireless transfer to mobile device and a battery that lasts up to 330 shots per charge.

Mark Drone

Mark Drone

The Mark Drone is a compact photography drone that’s packed with beginner friendly features. It requires no calibration and can fly up to 20mins per charge. It can memorize routes, take automatic video shots and can be operated with voice and gesture controls.

Airlango Mystic Drone

Airlango Mystic Drone

Airlango’s aggressively priced drone has lots of video and photo features. There are automatic video modes, but it also uses object and facial recognition to frame photos and videos. It shoots 4K/30fps and slow motion. Its camera has stabilization, but only a 1-axis gimbal.

Nikon P1000

Nikon P1000

Nikon’s new Coolpix P1000 camera has a built-in 35mm equivalent 24-3000mm lens that gives you up to 125x optical zoom. It also has a 250x digital zoom, five stops of optical image stabilization, 4K/30 video, and a 3.2″ LCD that can be positioned in several ways.

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Pixl-latr Film Digitizer

Pixl-latr Film Digitizer

If you have analog photos that you want to preserve, check out Pixl-latr. It’s a simple frame with a transparent back. It can hold 35mm, 120 and 4×5 negatives or transparencies. Just place the film in the frame, set a light source behind it and you’re ready to photograph the film.

Titan Underwater Drone

Titan Underwater Drone

Geneinno’s Titan is a user-friendly underwater drone. It can be operated with the included controller or with a mobile device. It takes 4k photos and videos and can livestream at 1080p. It can hover or swim down to more than 490ft. and lasts up to 4h per charge.

Capsule360 Camera Motion Control

Capsule360 Camera Motion Control
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Miops’ Capsule360 is a versatile and compact motion controller for cameras. It works with smartphones, action cameras, and DSLRs up to 7kg. Combine multiple units for 3-axis control. It can track objects, faces and even stars, and can even replicate recorded movements.

LEGO Hasselblad Camera Concept

LEGO Hasselblad Camera Concept

LEGO Ideas member helenfigures made this proposal for a life-size LEGO kit of the Hasselblad 503CX film camera. Her kit has a working viewfinder, a frame counter and a film winder. She hopes to make it possible to actually take pictures with the camera.

Instant Magny 35

Instant Magny 35

NINM Lab’s Instant Magny 35 turns SLR cameras and rangefinders into instant cameras. You simply replace the back of your camera with the Instant Magny’s back and you’re good to go. It uses Instax Square film and lets you take unlimited multiple exposures.

PanoClip 360º Lens for iPhone

PanoClip 360º Lens for iPhone
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If you’d like to try out 360º photography and you’re not sure where to start, check out the PanoClip. It’s an affordable lens attachment for the iPhone that lets you create 360º and tiny planet photos. There are variants that fit the iPhone 7 up to the iPhone X.

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